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Signs of Hidden Water Damage on Your Property

Signs of Hidden Water Damage on Your Property

The problem with hidden water damage is twofold: visually, it can go undetected for a long time and, in doing so; it can seriously damage your home. Long-term water damage can cause the wood to rot around window sills, casements, door frames, and inside walls, it can pose a hidden danger to your health in… Read more »

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Can Dirty Air Ducts Cause Health Problems?

Can Dirty Air Ducts Cause Health Problems?

Contaminated, dirty air duct systems can pose health problems that may lead to persistent respiratory issues for employees on the job or family members in the home. If such health problems arise, consulting with a professional air duct cleaning service would be a good first step to determine if the ductwork is the problem. Dirty,… Read more »

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Mold in Your Home: In the Most Unexpected Places

Mold in Your Home: In the Most Unexpected Places

Mold can show up in your house in the most unexpected places at the most unexpected times. It’s usually caused by a combination of factors, not just one, and the primary way to eliminate the problem is through effective mold mitigation. If mold outbreaks happen in the basement or under the kitchen sink, or recurring… Read more »

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What is the Goal of Mold Remediation?

What is the Goal of Mold Remediation?

This is a topic that is quite often misunderstood and misrepresented even by the majority of contractors in the indoor air quality industry. The primary issue comes down to regulation/standards or in this case lack thereof. While we do not often advocate for government intervention in private industry there is a time and place when… Read more »

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How to Choose the Best Mold Remediation Company

How to Choose the Best Mold Remediation Company

Once mold appears in your home or business, knowing which mold remediation companies to choose from can be overwhelming. To begin with, it’s not a DIY job and you shouldn’t necessarily choose the company that is geographically closest to you either. The company you hire should be one that backs up their work with a… Read more »

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How Long Does It Take to Repair Water Damage?

How Long Does It Take to Repair Water Damage?

In the event that your home is damaged by water or ice, calling restoration water damage experts should be one of your first steps to remediate the water damage to your property. There are several questions you may want to consider and the answers may have a short-term or long-term impact on your home and… Read more »

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The Best Way to Keep Pipes From Freezing

The Best Way to Keep Pipes From Freezing

When temperatures drop, frozen pipes are one of the greatest risks to damaging your property. The best way to keep water pipes from freezing is to slow or stop the transfer of heat from the water in them. It is a basic law of physics that when water approaches freezing, it begins to expand. Once… Read more »

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Tips for Home Water Damage Clean Up

Tips for Home Water Damage Clean Up

Water damage to your home can happen quickly and unexpectedly by flooding, a burst pipe, melting ice, ice dams, a leaky roof, etc. When it happens, home water damage clean up can be a challenge, if not outright overwhelming. But the sooner you act, the sooner you can limit the damage to your home. Contact… Read more »

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